Wiring / Project Engineer


Morgan Sindall Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Wiring / Project Engineer
Contract type
Full time permanent
Swynnerton with national travel

About us:

Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves.



We have a fantastic opportunity within our Energy Water business for an ambitious and talented Wiring Engineer / Project Engineer

The successful candidate will be joining our existing team of passionate and dedicated individuals, playing a major part in the OHL team

We are looking for a Wiring Project Engineer with the following attributes:

  • Qualified and experienced on OHL 132KV to 400KV projects
  • An engineering qualification (preferable)
  • Holder of relevant DNO, NG & SSEN authorisations (preferable)
  • Ability to support other roles relating to the installation of OHL assets for example but not limited to earthing and bus bar connections / installation.
  • The ideal applicant will have experience in either having delivered Electrical & Civil works within a live and dead environment.
  • We want people who share our passion for existing and future projects and would thrive on being part of a work winning team.


Key Responsibilities:

As a Wiring Project Engineer for our Energy Division you will need to 

  • Assist in the procuring of plant and equipment for pre project needs
  • Responsible for the completion of the OHL scope of works and documentation
  • Provide technical support and advice to design teams/Project Manager / engineers in assessing OHL solutions and buildability of the proposed solutions
  • Ensure all staff and subcontractors promote a safety and environmental conscious culture
  • Assist in reviewing and implementing safe systems of work for mechanical and electrical site activities, including risk assessments and method statements and impact / contingency plans
  • Assist in the implementation, monitoring and reporting of the OHL installation programme and activities
  • Assist as OHL coordinator for the control and implementation of electrical safety on site
  • Assist in the production of OHL and O&M documentation
  • Coordinate, control and undertake sub-contractors reviewing of RAMs
  • Assist in managing defects and corrective actions


About our Energy Team :

We have extensive experience in upgrading and replacing energy networks, delivering asset management for major UK energy companies and network operators.

Our transmission and distribution services involve the upgrading and replacement of electricity assets both above and below ground. Within the electricity sector we install and maintain assets, including excavation, laying and jointing of cables, (fluid filled and XLPe), substations and overhead line, new build, repair and refurbishment services.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also Investors in People Company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.



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